By Adrian Kranjčević International Conference “Enlargement of the European Union from Sofia to London and beyond: Results and Perspectives for the Western Balkan Countries”, Novi Sad, June 27th 2018.
On Sunday, July 1st, Austria took over the semi-annual EU presidency.
Text: Žikica Milošević The 2018 Sofia Summit was supposed to be Thessaloniki 2003 Vol. 2 but it turned out it sowed the seeds of pessimism instead of optimism that was overspilling 15 years ago. The key question is: little peoples … Continue reading
In its decision issued on Tuesday, February 27, the European Court of Justice ruled that the inclusion of the Western Sahara territory into the scope of the application of the EU-Morocco fisheries agreement would constitute a violation of several rules … Continue reading
Text: Žikica Milošević When I asked then French Ambassador to Serbia Christine Moro a question during the “World in 2016” Conference, held in Belgrade, about EU standards that should be applied prior to formal accession, I implied that they are … Continue reading
As always, we will work diligently and responsibly on the implementation of reforms, primarily because of the interests of our citizens and the promises we have given to them so that, in the end, the EU membership will come as … Continue reading
On the 16th of January the Ambassador of the Republic of Bulgaria to the Republic of Serbia H. E. Mr. Radko Vlaykov presented the priorities of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU in hotel Metropol in Belgrade. … Continue reading
Ensuring more effective coordination of the child protection system should be prioritised and further efforts made to ensure uniform implementation of policy.
Text: Žikica Milošević During my last interview with Teofil Pančić, we stumbled across the issue of so-called “European values”, which is a term or platitude that has been used far too many times without true understanding. Our discussion of European … Continue reading
Text: Žikica Milošević Yes, in a James Bond manner. When we mention the migrant crisis we all think about painful scenes from the Middle East; about Afghani, Pakistani or African migrants heading to Europe under inhuman conditions. But we are … Continue reading
Although Serbia continues to make slow but steady progress in EU membership negotiations, scepticism in the country about the EU is increasing.
The prime minister Ana Brnabic caused a furore by apparently suggesting that if forced to choose, Serbia would opt for the EU over Russia
The EU Deputy HOMs visited South East Serbia region from 14-15 June. Their first stop was Felix Romuliana, where the EU has funded the opening of the Multimedia Centre – one of the outcomes of the EU HERA Project “Sustainable … Continue reading
Our task and obligation is to prepare 94 legal acts by the end of 2018 in order for our legislation to fully comply to the EU Acquis in the segment of environmental protection and climate change.
The Foreign Investors Council (FIC) and the Ministry of Economy held a presentation of EU Accession Negotiation Chapter 6 – Company Law at the Palace of Serbia.
Text: Žikica Milošević Now we have The Premier League, the Championship and thr First Division. If it sounds like a quick overview of English football, it is in fact the situation in the European Union these days. We are facing … Continue reading
The idea behind creating Diplomacy&Commerce was to promote a new and dynamic approach to covering topics and providing quality content in the world of national press in the English language. In the last year, D&C has given its readership an … Continue reading
In the premises of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection the first meeting of the supervisory board of the program entitled “Further implementation of the Strategy of approximation in the field of the environment”, was held. It is implemented … Continue reading
Embassies of Bulgaria and Romania in Serbia marked the 10th anniversary of the official reception of these two countries in the EU.
We consider Serbia to be one of the pillars of stability in the Western Balkans and that is why we fully support its candidacy in the European Union. We will be helping as much as we can in the opening … Continue reading